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Fact of the Day: Sleeping Cows

Fact of the Day: Sleeping Cows

Did you know that cows can’t really sleep standing up?

 

 

A lot of people think that cows can sleep standing up, but that’s not accurate. Most four-legged land herbivores—cows, moose, rhinos, bison, and horses among them—can doze lightly on their feet, but they have to lie down to sleep deeply.

 

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